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Prince of Wales Island

Small, friendly towns where people live close to the land and the sea
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Outdoor Activities Abound

One Island: Many Adventures

Did you ever think you need to get out more? Do it in a place that has so much more out to get! Opportunities to experience the great outdoors are almost unlimited on Prince Of Wales Island. You can also explore the human presence, from ancient native stone carvings to remnants of the logging and mining industries. Along with some of the best fishing in some of the cleanest waters on the planet. 

Scenic Byways

Scenic Byways aren't just for motorist. Bring your bikes and get close to the spectacular scenery on the several hundred miles of paved roads.

Have A Cave Day

Walk the Beaver Falls karst landscape interpretative trail in old growth forest, then follow a guide into El Capitan Cave - the largest known cave in Alaska. 

long days on the water

Whether you're into fishing, whale watching, wildlife viewing, kayaking, or all of the above, there are plenty of opportunities to get out on the water. 

Economy & Resources

Fish, timber, visitors and minerals are fundamental to the island. 
The service sector flourishes in areas from charters to lodging.
Prince of Wales Island oysters are world class delicacies.
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Native Arts & CultureS

First peoples presence reflect in community, lifestyle and artistry.
Alaska Natives on the island share Tlingit and Haida cultures.
Klawock Totem Park displays 21 restored and replicated poles.
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Local Artisans

POW Island is home to talented people inspired by natural beauty.
Where writers, musicians, dancers, artisans and carvers thrive.
Local events celebrating artisans are scheduled throughout the year.
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Island Events

Craig City Council Meeting

Thursday, October 21 2021, 6:30 pm at Craig City Chambers

Regular meeting of the Craig City Council

Saturday, October 23 2021, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm, at POW VocTech Center, Klawock, Alaska

Driftwood, String, & Crimps provided; crystal beads will be available for purchase or bring your own.

Coffman Cove Holiday Bazaar

Saturday, November 13 2021, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, at Coffman Cove, Alaska

Santa will be here! come start your Holiday shopping early and enjoy crafts, food, and fun for all! Door prizes! Raffle ticket drawing. Call 907-329-2031 for more info.

USCG License Classes

Tuesday, February 01 2022, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, at POW VocTech Center, Klawock, Alaska

Books, Supplies, Testing, and Certificate included. Space is Limited (pay in full by Jan. 7th) Call 907-401-1456 to sign up or email [email protected]

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